is one of those responsible for creating the very swamp from which Hanson emerged. Idiot Hero - Mike, though Idiot Protagonist would be more accurate. Most nightly current affair programs struggle to get articles for each night. Characters include: Mike Moore, Frontline's host. The episode demonstrates that ratings are the one and only priority for current affairs programs again attacking their ethics or lack there. Dreadful Musician - Elliot. Cut to the first time we are allowed to see her face in full. Ripped from the Headlines : practically every episode, but especially The Siege, The Simple Life and The Shadow We Cast. Whilst the episode maintains its criticism of current affairs programs and journalists by indicating that bidding wars and chequebook journalism are rife though-out such programs. Frontline makes veiwers aware of ridicule towards journalistic integrity.
Her grandmother died." Retrieved from " ". Marty is the ultimate cynic - he knows what he does is immoral, he just doesn't care. His comments are translated accurately and reported in the following day's newspaper. Most with three or four articles a night have a very tight and limited time schedule to prepare each night. Genius Ditz - Mike is given the answers to a gameshow's questions prior to going. Suspiciously Similar Substitute - a different EP for every season. Mike considers himself a serious journalist.
Almost Kiss : Mike and Domenica in, smaller Fish to Fry. This episode is particularly ironic in humour as we see the dark-side of feudalism of Japan and Western Europe the team at Frontline. Mike starts insulting one of Elliot's songs after his microphone has been cut off at the end of the show. He wins the gameshow by over 100 points. Cynicism : Clearly towards the Cynicial. Due to the tragic death of actor Bruno Lawrence, the character was replaced by: Sam Murphy, season two's Executive Producer.